What would happen if Twitter and Facebook switched off Trump?

2020-06-19T15:37:59+00:00

The New Statesman Laurie Clarke June 19, 2020 Our co-director, Joshua Tucker, spoke to the New Statesman about the pressure social media platforms are under to increase moderation: “If you are a progressive – what level of progressive voices could potentially be silenced by these kinds of decisions?” he said.

What would happen if Twitter and Facebook switched off Trump?2020-06-19T15:37:59+00:00

Trump’s unexpected allies in the fight against Twitter and censorship: Facebook and the FCC

2020-06-08T23:22:53+00:00

Washington Examiner Nihal Krishan June 8, 2020 Our co-director, Joshua Tucker, told the Washington Examiner what could happen if President Trump succeeds in revoking Section 230: It would “incentivize Twitter and any social media platform to moderate more content because of lawsuits that will occur and their responsibility to shareholders,” he said.

Trump’s unexpected allies in the fight against Twitter and censorship: Facebook and the FCC2020-06-08T23:22:53+00:00

The Role Of Social Media In Moderating Trump: Facebook Versus Twitter

2020-06-03T16:39:24+00:00

Forbes Rebecca Bellan June 2, 2020 Our co-director, Joshua Tucker, spoke to Forbes to compare Facebook and Twitter's policies on moderating President Trump. Facebook “is essentially saying that there’s no way” to “police the content of politicians” without being viewed as partisan, he said.

The Role Of Social Media In Moderating Trump: Facebook Versus Twitter2020-06-03T16:39:24+00:00

Trump needs Twitter. Twitter needs Trump. Who needs who more?

2020-06-02T18:04:49+00:00

Fortune Danielle Abril May 29, 2020 President Trump’s executive order taking aim at Twitter could backfire. Our co-director, Joshua Tucker, told Fortune it could make the platforms quicker to remove content, including Trump’s own tweets.

Trump needs Twitter. Twitter needs Trump. Who needs who more?2020-06-02T18:04:49+00:00

Will Twitter ever remove one of Trump’s inflammatory tweets?

2020-06-02T17:53:01+00:00

Fortune Danielle Abril May 26, 2020 Twitter attached a fact-check label to one of President Donald Trump’s false tweets for the first time, but stopped short of removing it. Our co-director, Joshua Tucker, told Fortune the platform will likely do everything it can to avoid accusations of partisanship.

Will Twitter ever remove one of Trump’s inflammatory tweets?2020-06-02T17:53:01+00:00

The Future Of Trump’s COVID-19 Presidency Is Bleak, Even Among YouTube Commenters

2020-03-23T18:02:54+00:00

Forbes.com Rebecca Bellan March, 13, 2020 YouTube comments about COVID-19 are focusing on President Trump's response to the crisis, according to a recent study. CSMaP Co-director Joshua Tucker explains how public perceptions of Trump's leadership during a global pandemic could affect his re-election prospects in this Forbes.com story.

The Future Of Trump’s COVID-19 Presidency Is Bleak, Even Among YouTube Commenters2020-03-23T18:02:54+00:00

Is it futile to keep marching?

2020-02-11T20:21:13+00:00

Mic Opheli Garcia Lawler January 31, 2020 CSMaP Co-Director Josh Tucker tells Mic about the influence of social media in modern protest movements.

Is it futile to keep marching?2020-02-11T20:21:13+00:00

Trump makes social media a player in impeachment

2019-11-20T20:34:39+00:00

The Hill Maggie Miller and Chris Mills Rodrigo November 17, 2019 Social media is quickly becoming a powerful force in the impeachment hearings for President Trump. The first impeachment carried out in the online age has seen Trump criticizing Democrats and a key witness, as pundits and lawmakers weigh in on the latest developments...

Trump makes social media a player in impeachment2019-11-20T20:34:39+00:00

Why don’t Trump voters feel betrayed? Because they’re getting what they wanted.

2019-10-08T00:46:40+00:00

The Washington Post Jan Zilinsky and Joshua A Tucker February 1, 2018 Why doesn’t President Trump’s base feel betrayed yet, as so many observers think it should? Pundits have argued that they would feel alienated by his State of the Union address...

Why don’t Trump voters feel betrayed? Because they’re getting what they wanted.2019-10-08T00:46:40+00:00